Will Christopher Baer – The Age of Reason – Truthfully, I still haven’t read this story but I love Baer and I’m really excited for his non-fiction book that’s coming out soon(?) ish(?) on his time working in psychiatric institutions. And I’ll probably read it by the end of the day. If you haven’t read the Phineas Poe trilogy – get on it.
Plucking Apples of Silver and Gold – Interview with the amazing Clive Barker.
Weaveworld, though I only read it two years ago, has had a profound influence on me and how I want to create my fiction. It’s arguable that that book is a bit too long but so what.
Still working my way, slowly through the Books of Blood.
The Then and Now of the Russian Internet Research Agency – 20 Minutes into the Future.
I’m fascinated by the world we operate within and how I know far, far less of it than I really should. Reading articles like these and others from the same writer helps put things into some perspective.
George Saunders interview at The Paris Review – So many takeaways from this.
“The difference between a so-so writer and a good one, or a good one and a great one, is in the quality of the intuitive decisions she’s able to make at speed.” – George Saunders
And lastly, I’m obsessed with this song by Phoebe Bridgers… Have a listen.